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Nov 8, 2012 5:30pm PST
york city drivers. we'll have to wait until the rs.kend for the last of the city's flooded tunnels to reopen. and the winds and snows from wednesday's nor'easter killed power to another 200,000 customers, mostly in new jersey. >> and all of this, unfortunately, runs on electric. >> reporter: lynn crofton's fiancee, billy reed, a stroke victim, needs this life- sustaining equipment from his ventilator to nebulizer. they've all had to run on generator power since sandy hit. a who would ever expect in the united states of america that you'd be without power and heat for 11 days? >> reporter: crofton gases up the generator three times a day the paits for the power company. without this life-sustaining equipment. >> we'd be in the hospital. or a nursing home or sitting in a-- sitting in an e.r., and god only knows what he's going to catch this there. i can't do that to another human being. >> reporter: crofton knows she's lucky that at least she has a roof over her head. scott, other families have their entire homes in these mounds of rooms. s> pelley: and a lot of folks are being told
Nov 14, 2012 2:30am PST
york city and we begin with a looming showdown over the so-called fiscal cliff. the white house is showing its cards and sending a message ahead of the president's face-to-face meeting with republican congressional leaders. it'll take place on friday. president obama plans to open negotiations by calling for $1.6 trillion in additional tax revenue over the next decade. that amount is likely far more than republicans would be willing to accept and double the amount that speaker boehner had offered the president during their debt negotiations last year. today, the president is scheduled to meet with ceos from a dozen companies among them general electric, ford and ibm. they'll discuss ways to work together and try to find a balanced approach to reducing the deficit. during a closed door meeting yesterday with union leaders and liberal supporters, president obama reportedly vowed that he would "not budge" when it comes to letting the bush tax cuts expire for the country's highest earners. labor leader and president of the afl-cio was among those at the white house meeting and says
Nov 14, 2012 6:00am PST
. it seems to me that's the logical, rational thing to do. and my belief is, as they have in the city of columbus when i needed the business community to step up on a tax increase that the public had to vote on, very concerned that the business leaders would, in fact, leave the city, take their businesses and relocate somewhere else. they ended up supporting it because they understand that you have to have both. not one. not just the other. it's a combination of both. and it's rational. that's how they have won their businesses. i think it's a great idea. >> you're talking about logical and rational and we're talking about the federal government and washington and congress. and a lot of people might say, yeah, i worked in columbus, ohio. you have a more tight-knit community, but it's not going to work at the federal level because nobody is interested in that. democrats might say, mayor coleman, hey, we won the election. we could play hardball with these ceos. we don't care. >> that's not the way to go. the way to go is bring in those that were hostile and make them their ally. help to
FOX Business
Nov 9, 2012 5:00pm EST
travel site for $1.8 billion. it is their lucky day. >>> let the rationing begin. new york city and long island now imposing alternate day gas rationing, are you kidding me? 11 days after the storm slammed the east coast, giant gas lines continue to plague the region. new york city mayor bloomberg said just this morning only a quarter of the city's gas stations are even open at this point. adam shapiro joins me from a hess station in manhattan. adam, i can not believe we still have this problem. >> yeah, believe it. take a look. i want to show you something live. we'll pan over to the line of cars that have gotten into queue to get gasoline. emergency vehicles and this verizon truck is getting to cut, because if you're working to restore some infrastructure that got knocked out by the storm they're letting you get in. the line is much better today with even odd rationing. only 30 minute wait. we're at 34th street. we're stretching down to 40th street. it has been that way all day long. ben is my photographer. here is the gas station. people many coming in all day long. tanker trucks brin
FOX News
Nov 11, 2012 6:00am EST
york city. you may have heard that nickname before because of so many restrictions and the taxes from salt to sugary beverages, keeping the beverages below 16 ounces. well, maybe that's not necessarily the right way forward, at least if you look at what's happening around the world. someone else, it seems, thought the fat tax was a decent idea. apparently though, did not work out. >> this is in denmark, right. >> alisyn: correct. >> it's interesting, a country, well, the word danish is involved, which is kind of fat in itself. they have the same idea, sugary drinks, fatty foods, saturated fat. we all know it's bad for us. they wanted to put a tax on it. didn't work out. they found out it was bad to business and some people were going to neighboring countries to get the food and sugary drinks so they wouldn't have to pay the tax in denmark, so they're going to kill it. >> alisyn: it did exist a little more than a year and did not accomplish its goal of helping people lose weight n denmark, 47% of danes are overweight and 13% are obese and people were trying other tricky things to get t
Nov 11, 2012 5:30pm PST
the center of the nation, already dropping heavy snow in salt lake city and up to 48 inches in the utah mountains. and in kansas tonight, 50 reports of severe weather. these thunderstorms in kansas all part of the season. abc meteorologist ginger zee tracking this since "good morning america" this morning. this is a real clash. >> reporter: it is. such a big part of the country. minneapolis had a record high yesterday of 69, today, in the 20s. so, some 40-degree drop. and that's going to get severe weather, that's what we're dealing with tonight. a sliver of the south has to have that slight risk. that is damaging wind, large hail, outside chance of a tornado. some tornado warnings earlier. little rock is going to be just east of it but down into far eastern texas. >> be on alert tonight. many celebrating the holiday tomorrow, marking it, what do they expect? >> reporter: in the east, one more day of beauty. we deserve that little break. new york city will make it to 65. 66, d.c. but look at chicago, they were 70 today. tomorrow, 39. >> tale of two countries tonight. ginger zee, thank y
Nov 11, 2012 6:00pm PST
's day parade was also a salute to the city's recovery from sandy, at least in manhattan. >> i feel like i'm back in vietnam. >> but 14 miles away in brooklyn vietnam veteran danny smith walked to a gas line to wait for an hour for national guardsman to give him five free gallons. >> without the gas for this generator, you would be in trouble. >> i wouldn't be able to charge a cell phone. and the cell phone is your life line to the insurance companies and to other families who are trying to find out are you okay. >> and a cold night you wouldn't have heat. >> no heat. >> reporter: in brooklyn's working class gerrittsen beach community all the streets were flooded by sandy's storm surge. almost two weeks later no one here has power. >> tough? >> very tough, it is scary it is dark here at night with no lights. >> reporter: 1700 of the 2400 homes were damaged or destroyed. and residents complained they have been forgotten in the city's recovery. smith showed us the neighborhood. >> he got wiped out. she got wiped out. they got wiped out. >> reporter: his cousin's house is wet and cold. >> b
Nov 14, 2012 5:30pm PST
continued his full-court press today to draw the warriors across the bay. >> he is trying to sell the city a half billion-dollar waterfront sports center. cbs 5 political insider phil matier tells us the mayor's latest push is designed to build support from a different type of team. >> we are live at the site of where the warriors hope to build the arena but the play today was at city hall and it was an interesting one because the warriors basically gave the city a deal it couldn't refuse but like a lot of deals in san francisco, there's more to this than meets the eye. here's the story. as political pitches go it was perfect, people at city hall all to get news they are going to get the first crack the jobs building the $500 million arena that the golden state warriors want to put up on the san francisco waterfront. >> lifting up the economy, making sure people get those jobs and making sure that we do our part, as well. >> reporter: under the terms of the deal signed today, one out of four construction jobs will go to local workers. and half of the apprentice construction jobs will go to
Nov 11, 2012 6:00pm EST
lake city. up to 48 inches in the utah mountains. and in kansas, some 50 reports this sunday of severe weather in the plains. these tomorrows in kansas, all apart of it. abc meteorologist ginger zee tracking it all. >> reporter: indianapolis had a record high yesterday of 69, today, in the upper 20s. that's what we're looking at. that's why we have weather potential. this is the area what has to be rn canned. >> and holiday tomorrow, but for anyone heading out? >> reporter: big changes coming. that's what that cold front does. it's going to continue. look at the temperatures. 65 for new york city, beautiful day. washington, d.c., 66. but chicago, 70 today, tomorrow, only 39. >> tale of two countries tonight. ginger, thank you. >>> as i mentioned, it is veteran's day, tomorrow will be the national observance. at arlington national cemetery, president obama and the first lady took part in the time honored tradition, laying a wreath at the tomb of the unknown. tonight here, so many tributes catching our eye. here are two of them. army veteran ehredt has been running a marathon every day n
Nov 12, 2012 7:00pm EST
-mails sent to jill kelley were coming from. which cities, which hotels? and eventually discovered the name, paula broadwell kellyy we. fbi got access to her e-mail account and found she sent them. but they said her e-mail account also included what appeared to be suggestive e-mails from david petraeus, that first they wondered if somebody hacked into his private account. interviewed separately, both admitted their affair, officials say. broadwell, in late september, petraeus, in october, low-level documents were found on her computer. abling -- agents eventually determined she had proper access to them prosecutors found there was no no leaking of classified information.n. no threat to national security. some say they, or at least president obama should have been told about the investigation while it was going on. >> once the fbi realized they were investigating the cia director, or they came within the scope, i believe at that time they had the absolute need to tell the president. >> reporter: but the justice department official says the fbi never tells other agencies when they're in the m
FOX News
Nov 12, 2012 3:00am PST
about that but instead will talk about meat. >> brian: one of our nation's largest city declaring meatless monday. put down the burger. "fox and friends" starts now. >> steve: hi, folks, live from studio e. it is "fox and friends" on the day we observe veterans day. and a lot of offices are closed to salute the day. >> brian: there is not many stories that could knock the president's reelection out of the headlines. >> gretchen: are you assuming it would not be told after the election. there are many allegations regarding david petraeus. as you heard he resigned on friday after having an affair with paula broadwell who was his bigrapper. she had gone to west point and harvard and valedictorian of her class. she met him upon at harvard and that's when the relationship started. >> brian: she has a book tour. and very impressive and extremely bright and knows the military and unbelievably fit and since 2009 there seems to be something else going on. >> steve: how did we find out about this? thanks to this woman here. she's 37 years old. her name is jill kelly and a social planner in
Nov 14, 2012 3:00am PST
, a cash-strapped city in california will embark on a curious modern experiment. san jose's citizens will be invited to play with the city's budge for a day using pretend money. the hope is that by logging into these computing-cum-budget exercises, residents will become better informed about how their budget and city work, and that, in turn, should make them more engaged in crucial policy choices. should the city save money by reducing its firemen on trucks or bite the bullet and raise taxes instead? a cynic might dismiss this as a marketing or political gimmick, but if nothing else, the experiment is distinctly thought-provo thought-provoking." i'm curious your thoughts because in your essay you also talk about switzerland. they obviously face unique comparisons to the united states. we're a far larger cannot tri wi country with a lot more poverty than they face. what is your belief of why it would work here? >> it's been tried in brazil, but the idea is you get people at a local level together to understand the importance of tradeoffs. if you ask people in surveys, what do you want
Nov 8, 2012 5:00pm PST
city gas stations are open. that's not all. a week and a half since sandy, a day after a bad nor'easter, an awful lot of people, especially in new york and new jersey, still without power. 666,000 customers. that's actually up from yesterday, thanks to the nor'easter. people are cold, they're living in dark, damaged houses. they say they're getting the run-around from state and federal agencies and utility companies. listen to this woman who lives in staten island. >> where is the generator to heat, to plug in one heater and one light bulb? that i can survive? i'm a united states citizen. >> she's angry at con-ed and fema. fema says it has 15 relief centers across new york city but hopes to double that number by the weekend and have 50 centers up and running eventually. as for the power company in this case con-ed, there's a catch 22. they won't turn on the power until homeowners get their houses inspected for potentially lethal wiring damage but electricians are hard to come by and the company isn't providing any. a company spokesman saying quote, utility companies like con edis
Nov 9, 2012 10:00pm PST
. we headed -- we left the city and headed south towards family in pennsylvania. we were finally let back into salem and our home was destroyed. or a man in the bronx who wants there is simply no way to determine if any of these pleas or people are real. and before you think no one would send donation to see blind sites or unknown charities, think again. >> most people respond to charities because they are asked by a letter. >> reporter: art taylor, who heads the better business bureau's alliance, and is following our reporting on bad charities, says 70% of americans who give money donate that money without ever checking to find out where it's going. >> we welcome the public scrutiny that is coming to this. we welcome, you know, the media for getting involved in this because if you don't, i worry that things are going to get worse. people are going to continue to be duped by, you know, unscrupulous claims. >> reporter: which leads us to the real victims of charity scams, the people who really need charity. like these people lined up at the bethel assembly church of god not far from d
Nov 12, 2012 7:00pm PST
's that time of year again. time for citi price rewind. because your daughter really wants that pink castle thing. and you really don't want to pay more than you have to. only citi price rewind automatically searches for the lowest price. and if it finds one, you get refunded the difference. just use your citi card and register your purchase online. have a super sparkly day! ok. [ male announcer ] now all you need is a magic carriage. citi price rewind. buy now. save later. well, having a ton of locations doesn't hurt. and my daughter loves the santa. oh, ah sir. that is a customer. let's not tell mom. [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. fedex office. >>> i was told never to beat him. keep up with him, u.s. a riis if passage. you' he's a guy, you're a girl, and he's a legend, and i'm a soccer room. in retrospect, i did beat him. >> every word from paula broadwell now has a double entendre. including the title of her book, entitled "all in." fbi agents are currently at the home of paula broadwell. wcnc-tv in charlotte are reporting that agents arrived at broadwell's home at 9:0
Nov 12, 2012 6:30pm EST
of the city looked like before 7:00 saturday night and post 11:00 p.m. saturday night, more on the story. >> reporter: good evening, brian, a homeowner has told authorities that the faulty gas furnace in his home may be to blame. the family was not there when the explosion happened. until the investigation continues, some 200 people fled their home that night and had no idea what hit them. 11:00 on a saturday night, without warning an explosion so powerful it was heard miles away, rocks a middle class neighborhood. flames engulf several homes. residents say they thought a plane had crashed. >> the windows were blown in, my daughter was under about you know, 12 panes of glass. >> reporter: relatives say a couple living next door to the blast site were killed when their house was also destroyed. shocked and grieving last night, for jennifer longworth, a second grade teacher, and her husband, deon. >> the primary blast site is where the investigators are now. >> reporter: the public safety director gave us a close-up look at the damage, he says dozens are homes are inhabitable. how confiden
Nov 15, 2012 6:30pm EST
by fishing boats. more than 200 rockets fell on israel today, a few of them aimed at the city of tel aviv. israeli troops are massing on the border of gaza, the tiny strip of land that's home to palestinians and the militant group hams. this battle is escalating, and alan pizzey is in tel aviv tonight. >> reporter: throughout the day, the israeli air force struck gaza, but hamas militants kept firing rockets back. warning sirens support israeli civilians scurrying for shelters and the government ordered everyone within 25 miles of the gaza border to stay at home. the tit-for-tat violence was sparked by what the israelis call a targeted assassination, that killed ahmed al-jabaari, and his son. today, more than 1,000 people turned out for his funeral and vowed to hit tel aviv in revenge. hundreds more rocketes were fired into southern israel, most of which were intercepted by a sophisticated israeli antimissile system dubbed "iron dome." the rockets are relatively small, but hamas is thought to have as many as 10,000 of them. fire enough, and some will get through. an israeli family of thre
Nov 12, 2012 11:00am PST
for fast, liquid, cold, and flu relief. time for citi price rewind. because your daughter really wants that pink castle thing. and you really don't want to pay more than you have to. only citi price rewind automatically searches for the lowest price. and if it finds one, you get refunded the difference. just use your citi card and register your purchase online. have a super sparkly day! ok. [ male announcer ] now all you need is a magic carriage. citi price rewind. buy now. save later. >>> folks are returning home today to an indianapolis neighborhood in ruins. it was a deadly blast heard miles away, an explosion flattening one home and damaging as many as 80 others. >> most people text me from far away. it is not just that they heard it, they felt it. it is a concussion. >> yeah, we thought maybe a truck had run into our house. and then i thought earthquake. then i thought -- then i came downstair and saw the glass shattered and thought did someone shoot at our window and went outside and you can already see the fire. >> two people died in the explosion. while authorities haven't offi
Nov 12, 2012 5:00pm PST
prescription free and save on refills at time for citi price rewind. because your daughter really wants that pink castle thing. and you really don't want to pay more than you have to. only citi price rewind automatically searches for the lowest price. and if it finds one, you get refunded the difference. just use your citi card and register your purchase online. have a super sparkly day! ok. [ male announcer ] now all you need is a magic carriage. citi price rewind. buy now. save later. >>> welcome back to "the ed show." the fallout continues over the resignation of former cia director general petraeus. petraeus stepped down citing an extramarital affair. an investigation began over the summer when jill kelley, a petraeus family friend, contacted the agency after receiving anonymous harassing e-mails. nbc news investigative correspondent michael isikoff describes what was in those e-mails. >> they accuse her of improper socializing. but they have references to the comings and goings to general petraeus. >> the fbi followed the computer trail that led them to paula broadwell
FOX Business
Nov 9, 2012 1:00pm EST
. lori: why does ihg want to sell the property? it is new york city and a flagship. >> it is a flagship, goes back to our strategy when we became a stand-alone company in 2002 we took a position we wanted to go asset light strategy. that asset light meant selling down assets. we're going about that and returning to shareholders those proceeds. in fact we returned over a billion dollars this year. on the back of $9 billion in total we returned to shareholders. lori: i understand ihg is hiring 0,000 workers in the americas alone? >> travel is economic development which is good news about the industry. and part of that is we're doing our best to do our fair share, create careers, create jobs, educate a work foss. part of that is creation of jobs. we have the opportunity to continue to see a very strong pipeline and with that comes jobs. lori: what is the number one thing as we close out here, kirk, that your customers look for in their hotel rooms? what is the most important thing to offer? >> i think the most important thing to offer is no surprise. you know, it is all about the promise w
Nov 13, 2012 9:00am EST
globally in the top 100 cities. so we welcome more competition. it's not new to us. we certainly had competition for years here in new york and other markets. and we've continued to expand much faster than most of our competitors for that period of time. i think the big thing for us is our brand, right? i mean, most people that think about car sharing and using cars by the hour or cars as a service think of zipcar as kind of the iconic brand. we really represent the category. and that plus our technology, and first to scale really matters in this business. i would say, first in isn't as important as first to scale. it's a classic network affects business, where scale really starts to build on itself, both in terms of marketing and technology investment. so we're going to see more competition. we knew that, we talked about that even on the road show. >> i'm sorry, you don't have deep pockets like enterprise or avis or hertz, do you? you know, they are so big. their budgets are potentially so fast. they have so many outlets. you're not first to scale. >> that's why profitability is so
Nov 15, 2012 1:00pm EST
sue can be found at a major investor summit in the windy city. sue? >> indeed, i am in the beautiful windy city, ty. this is the schwab impact conference. welcome to the biggest convention center in the united states and it is chock-full with some of the top investment advisors out there. we're going to be talking to a number of them. we have a terrific hour planned here from chicago. we're going to talk to the five-star rated portfolio fund manager of the permanent portfolio fund, michael kuggino. he has $17 billion under management. we'll find out how he sleeps at night in this volatile market. >>> plus, liz ann sonders, schwab's chief investment strategist is with us. she's fired up about the fiscal cliff. she says congress has to rise above -- she's wearing one of our pins, ty and simon. we'll talk to her about what the implications are if congress does not rise above. all of that straight ahead. >>> but first, i'll throw it down to simon hobbs down at the nyse. >> hi, sue. one of the immediate implications of course is the way in which the market is behaving. the dow is at a fiv
FOX Business
Nov 12, 2012 6:00pm EST
it at a million rather than going down to 200. gerri: because he is in new york city were a lot of people make 250,000. >> you are not rich. you don't feel rich. and the irony is, you listen to joe biden and barack obama talk about it, and it sounds like they're only taxing millionaires and billionaires because their the only people they ever invoke, but what bill was talking about is more a zesty debate within the right about the sort of things without the debate being shut down automatically at. now, if he's talking about raising rates on millionaires, i think that really is bad for the tax system. as we were discussing earlier, the parameters of the deal, you will probably get more revenues and will come from the top. gerri: revenues don't come from taxing the wealthy. you don't get enough revenue to make a difference to the deficit or debt. i want to talk to you about patty murray in the senate he said, was distraught over the fiscal cliff. >> we can to accept an unfair deal that tells all of this on the middle-class and tells them they have to support it. we have to make sure that the wealthi
Nov 7, 2012 7:00pm EST
is in the small peninsula community of seabright, new jersey, not far from new york city to the south along the jersey shore. >> reporter: good evening, brian, you don't see this often, there is accumulation and flooding, here in the town of seabright, we have the ocean in front of me, the river behind me. it floods during nor'easters and got hit hard by hurricane sandy. you can see that in the buildings behind me. now, this town along with the rest of coastal new jersey is wondering what they will wake up to. ten days after hurricane sandy ripped apart the jersey shore, towns are scrambling to prepare for the first major winter storm, and restore the battered coastline. the weather channel's mike seidel this morning? here at point pleasant beach, they spent the morning bringing sand out to the beach, building a dune that is twice as high but not as wide, as the one wiped out by hurricane sandy. >> reporter: new jersey governor chris christie warned this hurricane could stall the restoration efforts. >> i hate setbacks, i don't tolerate them well, but this one i can't control. the weather i
Nov 15, 2012 6:00am PST
defending its cities, following ongoing rocket attacks by palestinian militants. israel's military says it's targeting 100 sites across gaza. i know, youf heard this all before. this time it's different. because egypt is not happy with with israel. it's already reached out to president obama and told him, we must put an end to this aggression. sarah seidner is in the region and has the latest for us this morning. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, carol. yes, the number of those who have been killed during this escalation, fighting between gaza and israels had now risen. three people in israel inside an apartment building killed from a rocket attack sent from gaza, from hamas, the government here. we're now learning that 15 people have been killed here in total today, here in gaza, including nine militants, several children and a pregnant woman. what's happening now is off and on, we are hearing air strikes. again and again across the city, across gaza city and along the gaza strip. we know that there have been more than 196 rockets now that have entered into israel from gaza. we wer
Nov 8, 2012 6:30pm EST
misery to the folks on staten island, long described as the city's forgotten borough. ann curry went there after the lives were shattered. this week, she went back to check with the people who lost just about everything. >> reporter: 62-year-old grandmother phillis had evacuated with her family. we first met her when she comprehended her loss. >> everything i own, if i have is not there anymore. it is breaking my heart, because -- it is all gone. >> reporter: this week, with the nor'easter, we caught up with her again, and phillis was still trying to get her prized possession, some of them scattered a mile away. >> any time we come here for the first time, i can't breathe. and then i start to cry, and i say just shut off, just do the job. >> reporter: a job, finding treasures. >> my dad? you found this today. >> means the world, i can't replace it. >> reporter: her neighbors also lost their home in a storm. when we caught up with them in the hours afterwards, peter, a 9/11 responder and an iraq war veteran say they got out just in time. but he ended up being carried by the storm surg
Nov 8, 2012 6:00am EST
's all i can really take out of that. >> big cities are on the ocean. >> but to yiconvince -- they sa everybody wants to raise taxes. but to get 50% of the people to agree to raise taxes on somebody else is not that hard to do probably. but we see they'll say -- >> it sounds like with what boehner is now taking about, he's open to raising revenue through some kind of effective tax rate. >> through a bigger plan of spending -- if it's combined with spending cuts, as well. all right. let's look at john boehner and see what he had to say. >> let's rise above the disif you think and do the right thing together for our country. >> apparently there are a run on these buttons, too. andrew asked how long do we have to wear these. and i said i got a tattoo. i don't think it's about -- it's right underneath here. >> i don't want to tell you where mine is. >> our says rise above. >> it's the design, too. we're not pushing either side, we're just saying, you know -- >> this is bad for the economy. >> no one like 7.9% unemployment. we don't want 8.9%. >> but the devil is definitely in the details.
FOX Business
Nov 8, 2012 1:00pm EST
priced. city and bank of america are speculative deals below but nobody wants to go there. the key thing is they're going to barely be doing double-digit return on equity. when you factor that into the evaluation estimate, that is about right. melissa: anything change your mind? >> if we got a huge amount of investment banking revenue for morgan stanley, city, if housing suddenly came back, one reason the sell-off occurred is the street understands barack obama and the current cats in washington won't do anything about residential housing and what they're doing a negative. dodd-frank ripped the guts out of the nonbank mortgage origination sector. all we have left other banks. melissa: don't realize they are discouraging lending. >> in six months the congress is going to hear such screens of unhappiness from realtors and everybody else in the housing industry in that they have to revisit these issues and forget about partisan at that point. even liz warren may have to reconsider -- [talking over each other] >> we will have some bar growth and you can expect multiples for large cap financi
FOX News
Nov 8, 2012 3:00am PST
and spent two decades working for new york city emergency management services. early this morning, nearly 293,000 homes and businesses in new york state were without power. another 403,000 in new jersey. airlines canceling at least 1300 flights in and out of new york metropolitan area leading to travel slow downs across the country. today commuters in the northeast will deal with lingering snowfall, icy roads, gusting winds, rain and the threat of flooding. residents are fed up. >> mother nature is really killing us right now. >> i'm sorry for whatever we did. we'll make it up to you. >> this is awful. this is just beyond terrible. it's awful. i'm done. >> crews haven't had a chance to come clean up all this debris. it's still line ago lot of the streets and health hazards associated with that, the mold growing and everything else. when people walk out of their homes to see this beautiful white snowfall in some areas, they don't know what's underneath it and it's twisted metal, splintered wood and nails. definitely a word of caution for those folks this morning of the but good news for th
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Nov 14, 2012 2:00pm PST
. it's 5:00 in new york city. this is "the five." ♪ ♪ >> kimberly: president obama addressed reporters in the east room of the white house for the first time in eight months this atch. the president made news. but the most contentious moment came when she was asked about the qualification of susan race to be appointed to the head of the state department. you may remember that after the white house and intelligence officials knew the attack on the consulate in benghazi did not evolve from protest over anti-islamic video, she appeared on five sunday news showing blaming the video. the president appeared angry and channeled those who opposed her possible nomination to be the next secretary of state. >> let me say about susan rice. she has done exemplary work. she made an appearance at the request of the white house in which she gave her best understanding of the intelligence that had been provided to her. senator mccain, and senator graham and others want to go after somebody, go after me. but for them to go after the u.n. ambassador, who had nothing to do with benghazi, and simply making
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